Articles | Volume 19
Sci. Dril., 19, 17–25, 2015
Sci. Dril., 19, 17–25, 2015

Workshop report 29 May 2015

Workshop report | 29 May 2015

Accelerating Neoproterozoic research through scientific drilling

D. J. Condon1, P. Boggiani2, D. Fike3, G. P. Halverson4, S. Kasemann5, A. H. Knoll6, F. A. Macdonald6, A. R. Prave7, and M. Zhu8 D. J. Condon et al.
  • 1NERC Isotope Geoscience Facilities, British Geological Survey, Nottingham, UK
  • 2Instituto de Geociências, Universidade de São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil
  • 3Department of Earth & Planetary Sciences, Washington University, Washington, USA
  • 4Department of Earth & Planetary Sciences, McGill University, Montreal, Canada
  • 5Department of Geosciences, University of Bremen, Bremen, Germany
  • 6Department of Earth & Planetary Sciences, Harvard University, Cambridge, USA
  • 7Department of Earth & Environmental Sciences, University of St Andrews, St Andrews, UK
  • 8State Key Laboratory of Palaeobiology and Stratigraphy, Nanjing Institute of Geology and Palaeontology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Nanjing, China
Short summary
This workshop report outlines the background, topics discussed and major conclusions/future directions arising form an ICDP- and ECORD-sponsored workshop convened to discuss the utility of scientific drilling for accelerating Neoproterozoic research.